Elective Spotlight: Portuguese
Portuguese is a global language:
- with approximately 260 million speakers of Portuguese in the world.
- spoken in countries on four continents.
- listed as the sixth most spoken language in the world, the most spoken language in the whole Southern hemisphere and the 5th most “spoken” language on the Internet.
- Portuguese is the official and/or working language of several international organizations, such as the European Union (EU), African Union (AU), UNESCO, Mercosul, etc.
Portuguese Elective Modules offered in UCD
UCD Applied Language Centre